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Death Wish synopsis

Once a mild-mannered liberal, New York City architect Paul Kersey (Charles Bronson) snaps when intruders break into his home, murdering his wife (Hope Lange) and violently raping his daughter. A business trip to Tucson, Ariz., lands him a gift from a client, a revolver he uses to patrol the streets when he returns home. Frustrated that the police cannot find the intruders, he become a vigilante, gunning down any criminal that crosses his path. The public finds this vigilantism heroic.

similar movies

  • Death Wish II (1982)

  • Death Wish 4: The Crackdown (1987)

  • Taxi Driver (1976)

  • Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974)

  • Death Wish 3 (1985)

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